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Margaret Nin MILEHAM Obituary

Margaret E. "Nin" Mileham

RIVERTON - Margaret E. "Nin" Mileham, 87, died at 9:20 a.m., Friday, July 18, 2014, at St. John's Hospice. She was born in Riverton on Jan.y 30, 1927, to Thomas and Effie Long Avolt. She married William "Eddie" Mileham on Nov. 22, 1952, and he survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Jim (Pat) Mileham of Riverton, and Tom (Kathy) Mileham of Springfield; four grandchildren, Amanda Kohler, B.J. Mileham, Peggy (Kyle) Windisch and Adam (Bridget) Rebbe; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Rebecca Elmore; three brothers, Bill Robertson, George Robertson, and Nook Avolt; and a granddaughter, Margaret JoAnn.

Nin was a lifelong resident of Riverton. She retired from the Riverton School District where she helped out in many areas of the school. She enjoyed bowling and loved watching the St. Louis Cardinals.

Visitation: 4-7 p.m., Monday, July 21, 2014, at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Staab Funeral Home with Grant Ray officiating. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's .

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Published in The State Journal-Register from July 20 to July 21, 2014
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